The Lady Bits

The Lady Bits

So, it’s October. And the breast cancer awareness bus has arrived. Again, if you’ve read previous blogs, I am very clear that all the focus on breast cancer awareness has saved lives. It is working. Those of us with ovarian cancer just feel like it’s time to talk...

THE OCI BRAND   It seems appropriate that our new brand was released just before Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month… I wish I could say it was on purpose, but it was merely the result of great work from an excellent team. The brand of the Ovarian Cancer Institute...
Can Men Develop Ovarian Cancer?

Can Men Develop Ovarian Cancer?

Worry not—no, men cannot have ovarian cancer. However, their suffering from an ovarian cancer diagnosis of the woman in their lives is REAL. Men, too, endure the pain of learning their wife, mother, sister, etc. has ovarian cancer. They research online for weeks about...
What’s an Ovarianerd?

What’s an Ovarianerd?

“Ovarianerds:” noun ; people who are dedicated to, and care a ridiculous amount about,  ovaries. Wow, did we just say that?  Yes, we did.  As uncomfortable as the word might seem to others, in our world, “ovaries” are the focus, and accordingly, the topic of regular...
Teal Magnolias, June 13

Teal Magnolias, June 13

For the last year and a half, I’ve met many women with ovarian cancer — all with very similar but unique stories. They graciously open up to me about their chemotherapy, battles with depression, post-procedure discomfort, how wonderful their husbands are during...

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